Putin says he would not assume presidential powers if he became prime minister

King Vlad
The “Man Who Would Be King”?

Do we believe him? Sure! Why would Vlad lie, huh? Seriously, the Russian people love this guy. If he doesn’t grab the presidential powers, they will likely insist he do so. Putin wants to be King of all the Russias AND the World. — PID

There will be no infringement on the powers of the president of the Russian Federation, at least while it depends on me.”

October 30, 2007

(KYIV POST) — ….Putin suggested earlier this month that he could become prime minister after his second presidential term ends in May, leading some to speculate that the substantial powers now invested in the presidency might be transferred to the prime minister. Full Report